The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.84% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £233 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.32% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £17.75 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-11.26% +11.45%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 108 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 18.43% 31.12% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 36
Average daily rate £406 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.08% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £326 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £10.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 2 £130 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £500 -
West Malling - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Canterbury - - - -
Dartford - - - - 1
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) Windows XP
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Service Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Process Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix